Important information about purchasing from the US.

If you see a price that looks too good to be true, it probably is! Beware of counterfeit goods. Check our website to make sure you’re purchasing from an authorized RØDE reseller. For quick reference NO FBA reseller (FULFILLMENT BY AMAZON) on Amazon is authorized. You can view a current list of unauthorized US dealers here.

Work with RØDE

Production Supervisor

Sydney, Australia

At RØDE Microphones we are Passionate about Audio

Want to work for one of the fastest-growing, most innovative manufacturer-exporters in audio technology in the world today? Are you interested in using your expertise to challenge yourself and the industry, designing and building precision tools of creativity for a hungry world market?

RØDE Microphones is looking for passionate, talented and dedicated Production Supervisor  to join our rapidly-growing team.

Part of The Freedman Group, RØDE is a leading manufacturer of high-quality microphones and audio equipment, which can be found in studios, venues, on-location, and in the hands of creatives in every corner of the world. Our products are designed and primarily manufactured by our industry-leading team in Sydney and are exported to over 119 countries globally through more than 6000 dealers, including Amazon, Best Buy, Sweetwater, Guitar Center, Thomann and JB Hi-Fi. Our employees are passionate, hard working, talented and are pivotal to our success.


Your responsibilities will include the following

  • Manage and evaluate resources to ensure productivity and minimal downtime
  • Oversee a workforce of 100+ employees in a manufacturing department.
  • Ensure all employees follow industry standard health and safety guidelines.
  • Set production goals and communicate them to key personnel based on a schedule provided by the Production Planner
  • Establish workflow policies that enhance speed and efficiency without compromising product safety or integrity
  • Create schedules for employees to ensure optimum staffing levels
  • Ensure that standard operating procedures are adhered to
  • Determine and implement improvements to the production process
  • Monitor quality standards of products
  • Implement quality control and tracking programs to meet quality objectives
  • Prepare and maintain production reports
  • Work closely with the Supply Chain and Planning Teams

To be successful you will need

  • Experience in manufacturing with FMCG or High Tech preferred
  • Significant experience with a demonstrated knowledge of manufacturing and best practices.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills in MRP, Lean Manufacturing, Kan Ban, and Vendor-Managed Inventory
  • Strong analytical, data-processing and problem-solving skills
  • Proficiency in process formulation and improvement
  • Knowledge and experience with product launch processes
  • Meet deadlines and work under pressure, with limited supervision
  • Experience with quantitative and qualitative data analysis, including business process metrics and measures linking to business KPIs
  • Well-organized and a high level of attention to detail
  • Proficient in Excel
  • Bachelor's Degree or relevant tertiary qualification will be highly regarded (business, engineering, or supply chain preferred)
  • Proven track record in Manufacturing Supervision 
  • Proven experience in leading teams to achieve maximum output
  • Experienced at ensuring jobs are created and transacted correctly in an ERP system
  • Knowledge of health and safety standards and compliance
  • High attention to detail and ability to multi-task 


Our campus is designed to create an atmosphere which reflects our love of cutting edge technology, collaboration, and our deep connection to music, film and all things audio. Our production facilities are cutting-edge and are constantly expanding as we increase our capability with new manufacturing technologies and processes. RØDE’s investment in our in-house capability is aggressive, unmatched in the industry. Our plant boasts the finest technologies in metal engineering and production, Surface-Mount Technology electronics production, military grade finishing, plastic-injection mould manufacture, and a brand-new, best-practice toolmaking facility. 


If you are interested in pursuing a unique opportunity to work with one of the most exciting, forward-thinking companies in Australia, inspiring millions of people around the world to realise their creative vision, apply today. We want you!


RØDE Microphones values diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from people of all genders, ages and backgrounds.

Applications for this position have closed.